Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

More Vocab Words

mesmerize - hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer
exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
monolithic - solidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
induce - persuade; lead to do something; bring about; N. inducement
disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
deadpan - wooden; impassive; with no show of feeling; with an expressionless face